Program Overview

Mercy Health — St. Rita’s Graduate Medical Education in Family Medicine strives to develop health care practitioners with a passion for medicine based upon scientific evidence, superb clinical skills, the ability to communicate well and listen to others. As a resident, you will experience a comprehensive education in Family Medicine with a leadership base and an outpatient focus.  The St. Rita’s Family Medicine Residency Program is dedicated to educating the next generation of family physicians to provide high quality health care for all, and be leaders in health care delivery, medical education, research and advocacy.

As the largest health care provider and largest employer in our region, St. Rita’s cares for nearly 200,000 patients each year. St. Rita’s is part of Bon Secours Mercy Health, the largest health care system in Ohio. Our high quality comprehensive services include heart and vascular institute, cancer center, neuroscience institute, orthopaedics, trauma and emergency, outpatient wound care and hyperbaric medicine, special care for mothers and babies, pediatrics, sports medicine, outpatient rehabilitation, men’s and women’s wellness, podiatric medicine and surgery, weight management, behavioral health services, home health care and hospice.  


St. Rita's Medical Center Family Medicine Residency is accredited by Accreditation Council for Graduate Medical Education (ACGME) an independent, not-for-profit, physician-led organization that sets and monitors the professional educational standards essential in preparing physicians to deliver safe, high-quality medical care to all Americans.

Contact Us

Carla Eilerman 
Program Coordinator